Home : Medieval and Modern coins - Europe and the Americas : Crusader Kingdoms (after 11th c.) : Silver denier tournois, Duke of Athens Guy II de la Roche (1287-1308), Crusader state - Duchy of Athens

Silver denier tournois, Duke of Athens Guy II de la Roche (1287-1308), Crusader state - Duchy of Athens

Silver denier tournois, Duke of Athens Guy II de la Roche (1287-1308), Crusader state - Duchy of Athens

+ GVI DVX ATENES, cross pattée // + ThEBANI.CIVIS, castle tournois, double pellet at beginning and end of legend. Athens mint. 20mm, 0.74 grams. Malloy Crusaders 85, Metcalf Crusades Variety 1c and pl. 42, 1067; Schlumberger XXXIX 14. 

Guy II de la Roche (1280 – 5 October 1308) was the Duke of Athens from 1287, the last duke of his family. He succeeded as a minor on the death of his father, William I, at a time when the duchy of Athens had exceeded the Principality of Achaea in wealth, power, and importance.

Details
SKU F52
Sold By
 
Price:
US$75.00 EUR 64.76 GBP 58.49 CHF 73.10 CAD 98.84
Options
Quantity